Is there a need to regulate mediation? The English and Welsh case study. / Valladares Paheco de Oliveira, Leonardo; Beckwith, Carolyn .

In: Commonwealth Law Bulletin, Vol. 42, No. 3, 2016, p. 327-354.

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Is there a need to regulate mediation? The English and Welsh case study. / Valladares Paheco de Oliveira, Leonardo; Beckwith, Carolyn .

In: Commonwealth Law Bulletin, Vol. 42, No. 3, 2016, p. 327-354.

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Valladares Paheco de Oliveira, Leonardo ; Beckwith, Carolyn . / Is there a need to regulate mediation? The English and Welsh case study. In: Commonwealth Law Bulletin. 2016 ; Vol. 42, No. 3. pp. 327-354.

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